Does my child need a counsellor?

Every parent wants their children to be happy and healthy. Childhood mental illness is one of the most agonising things a family can go through. Parents with concerns about their child’s mental heal...

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Living With and How to Get Help for Anxiety

>>What Is anxiety? The [NHS]( https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/generalised-anxiety-disorder/) defines anxiety as a feeling of unease, such as worry or fear, that can be mild or severe. Anxiety can...

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Holiday and Travel, Reasons to say YES

Amid school half terms and a bank holiday week or with the prospect of work piling up or clients feeling vulnerable if you take time away, do you find your self questioning the benefits of Holidays?? ...

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Learning and unlearning to fear: The two faces of noradrenaline

##Scientists at the RIKEN Brain Science Institute in Japan have discovered that emotional and flexible learning rely on an important division of labour in the brain.## *Noradrenaline is a hormone and...

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Jealousy study in pair-bonded monkeys offers insight into human emotions and behaviour

What scientists have recently discovered about jealousy in pair-bonded titi monkeys at the California National Primate Research Centre (CNPRC) offers insight into human emotions and their consequences...

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Earlier school start times may increase risk of adolescent depression and anxiety

Led by University of Rochester Medical Centre clinical assistant professor in Psychiatry Jack Peltz, Ph.D., the study, recently published in Sleep Health, not only reinforces the theorized link betwee...

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